Foothill Dr. Konnilyn Feig Memorial Scholarship Endowment

Description & Purpose:
In loving memory of Dr. Konnilyn Feig, long-time Foothill College history instructor and former dean of Business and Social Sciences. Dr. Feig was beloved by her students and colleagues alike. Dedicating her life to education, she was a long-time honors instructor where she deeply cared about her students. This scholarship is offered to students who have shown a passion for their education and are enrolled in Foothill’s Honor Institute.


  • Applicant must be enrolled at Foothill College in at least 6 units at the time of application and disbursement of scholarship funds.
  • Applicant’s cumulative Foothill GPA must be a 3.25 or higher.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in the Honor’s Institute.
  • My Story essay should clearly demonstrate applicant’s educational goals and how the Honors Institute has impacted their experience at Foothill.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Applicants with financial need will be given preference. We, therefore, strongly recommend that applicants file a current academic year’s financial aid application (the FAFSA at for U.S. citizens and eligible non-citizens, or the California Dream Act Application at for undocumented students who qualify for AB540 status)

Friends and Family of Dr. Konnilyn Feig
$1,000 (1 award available)
Foothill College
Supplemental Questions
  1. Which is your primary school for the current academic year?
  2. Are you enrolled with the Honor’s Institute? This is a requirement for this scholarship.
  3. Answer the following question: Konnilyn Feig was passionate about and active in human rights and social justice issues and projects all of her life, and encouraged her students to engage in their own passions for community service. Please demonstrate how you have provided service either on or off campus and/or advocated for social justice or human rights.